Death of the Buddha (Parinirvana)

Date:
2nd–3rd century
Culture:
Pakistan (ancient region of Gandhara)
Medium:
Gray schist
Dimensions:
H. 11 3/4 in. (29.8 cm); W. 6 3/16 in. (41.1 cm); D. 2 1/4 in. (5.7 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture
Credit Line:
Gift of Paul E. Manheim, 1967
Accession Number:
67.43.13
Not on view
Paul E. Manheim , New York (until 1967; donated to MMA)
Stony Brook. Suffolk Museum and Carriage House. "The Buddha in Art," September 8, 1973–November 25, 1973.

Beijing World Art Museum. "The Great Civilizations," October 1, 2006–February 28, 2009.